Availability of two-factor authentication for Apple ID

Two-factor authentication is an extra layer of security for your Apple ID designed to ensure that you're the only person who can access your account, even if someone knows your password. 

How to turn on two-factor authentication for your Apple ID

You can use two-factor authentication with your Apple ID if you have a device that's using the latest iOS or macOS, or if you have access to a web browser and a phone number.* Learn how to turn on two-factor authentication on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac, and about its minimum recommended system requirements.

While most iCloud users can turn on two-factor authentication, certain account types might still be ineligible at Apple’s discretion.

* Learn more about why you need a trusted phone number for two-factor authentication.


Where is two-factor authentication for Apple ID available?

You can set up two-factor authentication in these continents, countries, or regions. When additional countries or regions are added, a link to turn on two-factor authentication will appear automatically on compatible devices.
 

Africa, Middle East, and India

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Benin
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • Comoros
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Djibouti
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Oman
  • Palestinian Territories
  • Qatar
  • Reunion Island
  • South Sudan
  • Republic of the Congo
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • Sudan
  • Swaziland
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Turkmenistan
  • Uganda
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Antarctica

  • Antarctica
  • Bouvet Island
  • French Southern Territories

Asia Pacific

  • American Samoa
  • Australia
  • Bhutan
  • Brunei
  • Cambodia
  • China mainland
  • Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Hong Kong
  • Macao
  • Taiwan 
  • Christmas Island
  • Cook Islands
  • Fiji
  • French Polynesia
  • Guam
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kiribati
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Malaysia
  • Marshall Islands
  • Micronesia
  • Mongolia
  • Myanmar
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • New Caledonia
  • Niue
  • New Zealand
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Pakistan
  • Paulau
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Phillipines
  • Samoa
  • Singapore
  • Solomon Islands
  • South Korea
  • Sri Lanka
  • Thailand
  • Timor, East
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Tuvalu
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Vietnam
  • Wallis and Futuna

Europe

  • Åland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • British Indian Ocean Territory
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia 
  • Faroe Islands
  • Finland
  • France
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Guernsey
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Italy
  • Ireland
  • Isle of Man
  • Jersey
  • Kosovo
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • North Macedonia
  • Maldives
  • Malta
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Pitcairn
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Saint Helena
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Svalbard and Jan Mayen
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom
  • Vatican

Latin America and the Caribbean

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Aruba
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Caribbean Netherlands
  • Cayman Islands
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Falkland Islands
  • French Guiana
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Jamaica
  • Martinique
  • Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Saint Barthèlemy
  • Saint Martin
  • Sint Maarten
  • St. Kitts
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Suriname
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Uruguay
  • U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Venezuela

The United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico

  • Canada
  • Puerto Rico
  • Saint Pierre and Miquelon
  • United States   

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